SECTION 372A OF THE COMPANIES ACT, 1956, READ WITH SECTION 186 OF THE COMPANIES ACT, 2013 - INTER-CORPORATE LOANS AND INVESTMENTS - CLARIFICATION WITH REGARD TO APPLICABILITY OF PROVISION OF SECTION 372A CONSEQUENT UPON NOTIFYING OF SECTION 185 OF THE COMPANIES ACT, 2013
CIRCULAR NO. 18/2013 [NO.17/202/2013-CL-V],
This Ministry has received number of representations consequent upon notifying section 185 of the Companies Act, 2013 dealing with loans to directors which is corresponding to section 295 of the Companies Act, 1956. Section 186 of the Companies Act, 2013 is yet to be notified.
It is clarified that section 372A of the Companies Act, 1956 dealing with inter-corporate loans continue to remain in force till section 186 of the Companies Act, 2013 is notified.
This issues with the approval of competent authority